If Amir Coffey's last name rings a bell, it's because his sister and father both carved out fantastic Big Ten careers. Now Amir is blazing his own trail at Minnesota. The Journey premieres Sunday, Jan. 8 at 9:30 p.m. ET.
Big Ten teams continued to pack every ounce of drama into its action Thursday, as all three conference games came down to wild finishes.
Minnesota edged Northwestern on the road Thursdsay, 70-66, behind 17 points from Amir Coffey. The loss was the second consecutive defeat for Northwestern, while the Gophers have built on their fantastic early-season record with back-to-back wins.
Before Wisconsin and Indiana tip off the second week of Big Ten play Tuesday night, let's take a look at three of the biggest things on BTN analyst Jess Settles' mind following a wild and unexpected opening week.
With the lid being taken off of conference play, the action in the Big Ten is starting to heat up. Michigan State (2-0), Nebraska (2-0) and Wisconsin (1-0) are the lone undefeated teams left. Here's a look at the second week of Big Ten play.
BTN.com editor Alex Roux previews three Big Ten basketball games to watch as the second week of conference play gets underway.
The Big Ten office released its weekly men's basketball honors Monday. See all of the honorees and select video highlight inside.
Conference play is beginning in earnest, as the race to the Big Ten championship is underway. Michigan State and Nebraska are off to strong 2-0 starts.
Nate Mason scored 31 points, and Eric Curry scored seven of his 10 in overtime as Minnesota upset No. 15 Purdue 91-82 on Sunday.
Alvin Ellis III made two free throws with 10.6 seconds left in overtime to finish with 20 points and give Michigan State the lead, capping a 75-74 comeback victory by the Spartans over Minnesota on Tuesday after the Gophers took a 13-point lead into halftime.